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Battery check Jeep Compass 2007 - 2011 Diesel 2.0

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Jeep Compass 2007 - 2011  | 2.0 Battery check

  • time 5 minutes
  • difficulty 1
Locate the battery
Check the Negative (-) terminal clamp is tight
Check the Positive (+) terminal clamp is tight. CAUTION If using a spanner to tighten the terminal, be careful not to short the spanner on the bodywork
Check the battery is generally secure, and if loose, tighten the battery retainer
The battery retaining clamp position
To tighten, a 13mm socket is needed. Not too tight as you may damage the battery casing. Replace the air duct
You will need to remove this air duct to inspect the battery. Release the two retaining pins
Now carefully remove the air duct. You should now be able to access the battery